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    Assistant Accountant

    Inverness, Highland, Scotland |

    Job: Assistant Accountant


    Posted: Jan 18, 2024


    Our prestigious client are going through an exciting time of growth and with this in mind are currently looking for an Accounts Assistant to work on a full time permanent basis.

    Within this role your duties will include


    • Support month and year end process, including control account reconciliations and journal preparation and processing.
    • Assist with the sales invoicing function, including oversight and management of sales invoicing for key contracts.
    • Liaise with customers and suppliers regarding any accounting enquires.
    • Provide cover for processing sales and purchase invoices onto Accounts System during holidays and other busy periods as required.
    • Assist with the preparation of VAT returns for UK and Ireland.
    • Assist with the credit control function.
    • Assist with supplier payments.
    • Assist with bank reconciliations for multiple accounts including foreign currency.
    • Other ad-hoc duties and accounting analysis as required.
    • Liaising with external auditors

    Required Experience and Skills

    • Previous experience in an Accounts Department or Accounting Practice.
    • Experience using accounting systems (System used is Access Accounts but experience of this particular system is not essential).
    • VAT experience.
    • Strong IT, numeracy, organisational and communication skills.
    • Ability to prioritise workload.
    • Excellent attention to detail.
    • Ability to work on own and as part of a team.
    • Relevant accounting qualification preferred but not essential.

    If you meet the above criteria and would like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact Lyndsey at Global Highland. Please note all conversations are confidential.

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